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The venue of Computer Networks conference
The conference is organized in Gdansk, northern Poland, Kashubia region.
Gdańsk lying on the Baltic coast, is one of the oldest cities in Poland probably was founded in the tenth century by the Polish Prince Mieszko I of the famous Piast dynasty. The city in a conurbation with the city of Gdynia, the spa town of Sopot is a metropolitan area called the Tricity (Trójmiasto). In the 1980s it would become the birthplace of the Solidarity movement, which played a major role in bringing an end to Communist rule in Poland and helped precipitate the collapse of the Eastern Bloc, the fall of the Berlin Wall and the dissolution of the Soviet Union. It is currently the main seaport in Poland and an important point on the tourist map of the world. One of the greatest treasures of the Baltic sea has long been amber, which is one of the symbols of the city. Gdańsk has an international airport named after Lech Wałęsa. (about Gdańsk in Wikipedia)
The venue is Gdansk University of Technology, the Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Informatics (ETI).
Gdansk University of Technology Main Building, photo K. Krzempek
ETI is the largest of the University’s faculties, currently comprising of 16 departments employing nearly 200 academic teachers and researchers, including three Corresponding Members of Polish Academy of Sciences and two IEEE Fellows.
Aerial view of the Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Informatics buildings, courtesy of Krzysztof Deptuła / FlyPics.pl
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